UNESCO Bangkok Visited ICHEINovember 5, 2018
On Oct 28th, 2018, Dr. WANG Libing, Chief of Section of Education Innovation and Skills Development, UNESCO Asia-Pacific Regional Bureau for Education (UNESCO Bangkok) visited ICHEI. Prof. LI Ming, Director of ICHEI, met with the guest and exchange ideas regarding educational cooperation in 2019 for both sides.
ICHEI holds a long friendship with UNESCO Bangkok since its establishment. Both sides have jointly conducted a few activities in the field of higher education. Dr. Wang highlighted that ICHEI and UNESCO Bangkok will continue working shoulder by shoulder to promote efficient governance of higher education in the region, especially a biennial report focusing on the ICT in Higher Education in Asia-Pacific region. Prof. Li agreed with the idea by saying that ICHEI is willing to be actively involved in assisting UNESCO Bangkok to implement the project. He also suggested the report project may adopt a more flexible mechanism to motivate more partners from the private sector. Besides, both sides exchanged information about recent activities of UNESCO and the current progress and future planning of the UNESCO-Shenzhen Funds-in-Trust in Asia.